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  1. Thread: Space X

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    What SpaceX has done is cool, the landing rocket...

    What SpaceX has done is cool, the landing rocket stage is a neat trick.
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    And this is why I don't like fly cutters. Next to...

    And this is why I don't like fly cutters. Next to a lathe probably the most dangerous thing you can use in a machine shop. The old guy at work swears by them and refuses to use shell mills. I am the...
  3. Thread: Space X

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    I just don't see it being a reality. The...

    I just don't see it being a reality. The logistics alone of creating living quarters for a few people would be insanely massive, let alone thousands Or more. I wonder what kind of delivery time...
  4. Thread: Space X

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    I just don't see a reason for it. It's a one way...

    I just don't see a reason for it. It's a one way trip and really what is the need.

    I do approve of the sls program, I'm a big fan of our space travel and outer space itself. The fact that it is...
  5. Thread: Space X

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    None taken, I think a mission to Mars is foolish....

    None taken, I think a mission to Mars is foolish. Far from the only job in the plant though.
  6. Thread: Space X

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    The nasa sls project is alive and well...in fact...

    The nasa sls project is alive and well...in fact I'm working on a few molds for rs25 parts as we speak. :)
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    Not sure, the manufacturers rep did the...

    Not sure, the manufacturers rep did the replacement.
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    Bad door switch. Had it happen before.

    Bad door switch. Had it happen before.
  9. It's still spreading with ease...24 lifeguards...

    It's still spreading with ease...24 lifeguards between 2 shore towns in NJ tested positive for the virus. They were known to be at the same social gatherings.

    24 LBI lifeguards positive for...
  10. Much appreciated, thanks!

    Much appreciated, thanks!
  11. Hy lilrob! Hope all is well by you :D On a...

    Hy lilrob! Hope all is well by you :D


    On a serious note, I have no irons in the fire but I heard bananas were being distributed and thought I'd grab a few.
  12. Not sure when the date for this was... USA and...

    Not sure when the date for this was...

    USA and World Top 10 CNC Machine Manufacturers


    From Feb 2020...this one lists doosan as leading producer in korea

    Which is the best CNC machine brand...
  13. Last millpwr unit I used in 2012 took floppy's as...

    Last millpwr unit I used in 2012 took floppy's as did the much older prototrak retro...now I believe the new ones take USB.
  14. The problem is you are going to need ballscrews,...

    The problem is you are going to need ballscrews, without them the backlash will put your features all over the place.
  15. Honestly the millpwr retrofit is probably the...

    Honestly the millpwr retrofit is probably the best way to do it. The control is super easy and can be used with gcode programs.
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    Ziiiiiiiiing

    Ziiiiiiiiing
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    Sounds like a bunch of child's play if you ask...

    Sounds like a bunch of child's play if you ask me... :)
  18. Interesting way of doing it...

    Interesting way of doing it...
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    Inconel is between 1.00 and 2.75 here depending...

    Inconel is between 1.00 and 2.75 here depending on grade and quality.

    I'd keep a few pieces and cash in on the rest lol
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    Yes I've notice it's lagging the past day or so....

    Yes I've notice it's lagging the past day or so.

    Cast iron is just associated with your post count.
  21. I wonder who the first asshat is going to be the...

    I wonder who the first asshat is going to be the one to reply with quote lol.

    Great info though!
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    Sounds like a cool gig for both parties...sounds...

    Sounds like a cool gig for both parties...sounds like the 3rd party will benefit from this as well. Good stuff!
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    Carbide of hss?

    Carbide of hss?
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    The main problem with shops around here is they...

    The main problem with shops around here is they all want experience. It's really hard to break into the trade not knowing anything. Job shops all want multi discipline experience ie manual and CNC...
  25. Never heard of it

    Never heard of it
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